Kiran Kumar, SVP-Digital Solutions Group, ValueLabs, featured in CIO Review October issue
Technology has not just fascinated man; the pace of its progress has often left him stupefied. The evolution of modern communications systems is a case in point which can help us understand this scenario better. Between the invention of the electric telegraph and the evolution of the internet, several generations have passed. The novelty of using the telegraph had not yet died down when the convenience of telephones caught peoples’ imaginations. For those who amused themselves with the fantasies of Star Wars, interplanetary communication was a far-fetched idea. But today, we have the necessary infrastructure to even detect signals beyond the ambit of our solar system!